by Flora Martínez
With contributions by Victor Vazquez
Directed by Flora Martínez and Jose Reinoso
After years of meticulous study on the life and work of Frida Kahlo, actress Flora Martínez presents her unique vision of the magical world of one of the most influential women in Latin American history. Frida Libre explores Frida’s art, her success, her intriguing sexuality, her passion for politics and her complex relationship with Diego Rivera. Her rich, fascinating story is told through dialogue and song, under the musical direction of José Reinoso.
Stay after each performance for an audience talkback with Ms. Martínez.
Rear Side: $25
Front Side: $20
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 7:30pm
Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 8pm*
Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 at 2pm*
Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 at 8pm
Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 at 2pm
*performed in Spanish
“Frida used to say ‘death only exists when one was forgotten’. As a performer, it is such a gift to witness the profound love with which Frida is loved and remembered, to serve as a memory of the introspections and conclusions a fascinating mind like hers left us as legacy.”